Here is a recap of what happened in the search forums today, through the eyes of the Search Engine Roundtable and other search forums on the web.
Search Engine Roundtable Stories:
- Gmail In Search Results Test Concerns Users
Google announced they are having an opt in field trial of including Gmail emails, contacts and flights in the right hand side bar of the Google search results...
- Google Knowledge Graph: Worldwide, Carousel & Instant
Google announced changes to the Knowledge Graph yesterday. The big change is that Google's Knowledge Graph is now available worldwide for all English language versions of Google. So now if you are in the UK...
- Google's Internal Campaign Builder Tool
A WebmasterWorld thread has an advertiser who is speculating based on specific referrer URLs he spotted in his analytics software that Google AdWords representatives have specialized internal tools to quickly and effectively build campaigns for AdWords advertisers...
- Google Search Pagination Bug
A Google Web Search Help thread has confirmed reports of a bug with Google Search and the next page button. When you get to page three of the results, the results continue to repeat themselves...
- Google AdSense Discontinuing Payments By Check
Google announced plans to discontinue paying AdSense publishers by check in all countries where they officially support paying by electronic funds transfer (EFT). Google said "EFT payments are free of charge, less error prone...
- Musical Droid
Jason Mayes from Google shared a picture on Google+ of this life size Android figure that seems to appreciate music. A musical droid that is into all sorts of tunes? He posted this a week ago at som
Other Great Search Forum Threads:
- A Thief Has taken Out "Google Authorship" over my youtube channel, Google Webmaster Help
- Send destination to Ford Sync broken since July 22nd, Google Web Search Help
- Whether or not to lie to Google in reconsideration request, WebmasterWorld